|Updated May 18, 2017|
For the Birds,
through May 29, The Domes, 524 S. Layton Blvd., Milwaukee. Easter
lilies and other spring blooms set the stage for the seasonal
presentation focused on birds. Theme days will be: Sunday - Jewelry is
Fun Mother’s Day show and sale; May 27 - Our Feathered Friends.
414-257-5611 or visit countyparks.com.
Bikes and Blooms,
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, historic train depot, 4647 S. Kinnickinnic
Ave., Cudahy. Bike silent auction and sale and flower and rummage sale
benefiting the Cudahy Historical Society.
2017 Herb Fair, 9
a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Boerner Botanical Gardens, in Whitnall Park,
at 9400 Boerner Drive, Hales Corners. Herb Society of America -
Wisconsin Unit will present talks, demonstrations and thousands of
herb plants at the free fair. At 10 a.m., Jane Hawley-Stevens, founder
of Four Elements Organic Herbs, will present Wellness Herbs, and at
11:15 a.m., Nino Ridgway, owner of Herbs & Everlastings at Barthel
Fruit Farm, will present Salad Herbs: How to Grow and Use a Variety of
Herbs for Every Kind of Salad. Herb growers, artists, and other
vendors will be in the area surrounding the Education and Visitor
Center. In addition to perennial and annual herb plants, jewelry,
garden art, and other items with herb or gardening themes for sale. A
tea room will serve herbal teas and sweet and savory treats.
Children’s activities from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Dogs Days at
Lynden, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Lynden Sculpture Garden, 2145 W.
Brown Deer Road, River Hills. Dogs must be leashed.
Admission is $9 for public; $7 for students and seniors; free
for 5 and younger and members (memberships available).
Truck and Craft Beer Festival, noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, Waukesha
County Expo Center, 1000 Northview Road, Waukesha.
More than 25 of Wisconsin’s most popular food trucks. $5
online at www.universe.com/
events or $10 at
the gate; $20 VIP. Children younger than 12 get in free. Find out
who’s participating at www.foodtruckfestivalsofamerica.com.
Polish Dinner, 4
p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sts. Peter and Paul Polish National Catholic
Church, 15th and Cedar avenues, South Milwaukee.
$12 for adults and $5 for children. Menu will feature golambki,
polish sausage and pierogi with dessert and beverage included.
Xfo 61 mixed
martial arts fighting, 6 p.m. Saturday, Waukesha County Expo Center,
1000 Northview Road, Waukesha. Save on admission at xfomma.com.
Casino Nite, 6
p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, Cristo Rey School Cafeteria at St. Florian
Parish, 1215 S. 45th St., West Milwaukee. Gaming tables from 7 p.m. to
10 p.m. Also featuring games, raffles, silent auction, DJ, light
appetizers, desserts and cash bar. $20 advance, $25 at the door.
Mustangers 35th annual All Ford Show and Swap Meet -
Celebrating 50 years of the Shelby GT500, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Sunday, Ewald’s Venus Ford, 2727 E. Layton Ave., Cudahy.
Registration from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. $10 per vehicle.
St. Clare Street
Fair, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, 7616 Fritz St., Wind Lake. Crafters and
vendors as well as entertainment food and beverages.
Milwaukee Pug Fest, the largest pug event in North America, 10 a.m. to
4 p.m. Sunday, Milwaukee County Sports Complex, 6000 W. Ryan Road,
Franklin. Activities include talent contest, costume contests, a
blessing of the pugs, demonstrations and more. Fundraiser to benefit
pug rescue. $3 to $8. milwaukeepugfest.com.
Spring Serenade, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Schlitz Audubon Nature
Center, 1111 E. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee (park at Bayside School,
601 E. Ellsworth Lane). Birding hikes, raptor flight programs,
performances by David Landau, onsite food vendors, horse-drawn wagon
and more. $5 members and nonmember youths; $10. 414-352-2880.
Meat and cash
raffle, noon Sunday, American Legion Post 27, 920 Monroe Ave., South
Milwaukee. Proceeds will go toward a kitchen upgrade.
Baby Bird Feeding
Volunteer Orientation at Wildlife In Need Center, 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Sunday, Wildlife In Need Center, W349-S1480 S. Waterville Road, Town
of Ottawa. Call 262-965-3090 to sign up. Free class.
South Division Old
Timers honor octogenarians or older, noon May 25, Klemmer’s Banquet
Center, 10401 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee. Lunch, entertainment and
camaraderie. $13 lunch.
Warbirds, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 27, Waukesha County Airport, park next
door at the Waukesha County Expo Center, 1000 Northview Road,
Waukesha. Commemorative Air Force honoring American military aviation
through flight, exhibition and remembrance. Featured warbirds: AT6/SNJ/Harvard;
PT26/Cornell; F86 Sabre; Tiger Moth; Stearman; Chipmunk; P-40; P41 and
more planes, plus military vehicles. World War II re-enactors. Special
events for veterans. $15 a carload. www.cafwi.org or
Vintage Car Show
to raise money for the Milwaukee Homeless Veterans Initiative and
DryHootch Milwaukee, noon until 4 p.m. May 28, Five O’Clock
Steakhouse, 2416 W. State St., Milwaukee.
Car prizes, raffles and live music by SACRED, NO/NO, Killer
Clowns, Stories for Strangers along with special guests. For $20
donation, guests receive $20 gift certificate for the restaurant. To
register a car, visit firstname.lastname@example.org or call
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